What began as a gold-mining settlement in the 19 century, has become one of the most well-known and visited cities in South Africa. Johannesburg. Joburg. Jozi. Egoli. The City of Gold. A city with many names, many cultures, many unique features, and experiences. Literally, the epitome of a melting pot of diversity. This is the country's biggest city and capital of the Gauteng province. And in this vibrant city that never sleeps, there's plenty of things to do, see, explore, experience, and enjoy, whether you're a local, just visiting for the weekend, or an international traveler looking to make the most of your stay.

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Areas Of Johannesburg
Things To Do In Johannesburg
Getting Around Johannesburg
Outbound & Inbound Travel From Joburg
Hotels & Accommodation
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Municipal Services

Areas Of Johannesburg

Since Johannesburg is such a massive city, it has been split into many different areas, namely Joburg Central; Johannesburg North; Johannesburg East & Ekurhuleni; Johannesburg South; and Johannesburg West and the West Rand. To help you navigate your way through these areas in the city, we have compiled insightful guides to many of the various suburbs that make up each of the areas mentioned. Click on your preference Johannesburg area below and start exploring the city of Johannesburg:

Things To Do In Johannesburg

The city of Johannesburg is a beehive of activity when it comes to entertainment and thrills. Visitors and locals can spend their days, evenings, and weekends exploring bustling markets offering stunning handcrafted arts and delicious street food to delight the taste buds. Head to one of the city's exciting casinos and see if Lady Luck is on your side. Explore the buzzing nightlife at many various rooftop bars and pumping nightclubs. Or take a stroll through one of the city's many art galleries and be enchanted by their breathtaking and intriguing artworks. And let's not forget to mention the many theatres scattered throughout Johannesburg hosting productions, shows, and comedy skits that are sure to delight.

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No visit to Johannesburg is complete without delighting your taste buds with incredible dishes from a wide range of amazing restaurants! Each suburb in the city offers something special and unique and you're bound to find something delectable, no matter what you're craving. Visit Joburg Central or Soweto for authentic African cuisine, head to Sandton for some top-notch dining ideal for any special occasion, sip on refreshing and vibrant cocktails in trendy Rosebank, or make your way to Bryanston for some delizioso Italian. The options are endless.

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Need to do your weekly grocery haul? Or are you looking to give your wardrobe a makeover with a selection of brand-new clothing, footwear and accessories? Not a problem! The city of Johannesburg is full of exciting retail hubs that's sure to have everything you need, from on-trend fashion, health and beauty products and cool tech gadgets to all things kids, home and décor, stationery and more. Each suburb in the city has something unique, catering to all budgets, tastes and styles. From Maponya Mall in Soweto and Sandton City in the heart of the richest square mile in Africa, to Bedford Centre in Bedfordview and Ferndale on Republic in Ferndale, Randburg, you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to retail therapy in Johannesburg.

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Getting Around Johannesburg

Getting around the city is far easier than you think! If you don't have your own mode of transport, there's many many options available to get you out and about in Johannesburg. For starters, we have the obvious Uber drivers and the many taxi ranks scattered all over the city. There's also the 80-kilometre commuter rail system, Gautrain, which links Johannesburg, Pretoria, Ekurhuleni and O.R. Tambo International Airport together with one fast, convenient and efficient service. All you need is a Gautrain card and you're ready to go! There's also the option of car rentals from many reputable rental companies. Getting on the move has never been easier!

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Johannesburg is the ideal location for families due to its wide choice of educational facilities and schools. Whether you're looking to further your studies at a university or tertiary institute, or are looking for a top-notch private or public primary or high school for your children, there's sure to be a school that'll offer the perfect starting blocks in build your or your children's knowledge and pursue their dreams of becoming a lawyer, a doctor, an architect, or even a trendy fashionista designing fashion perfect for the catwalk. A few Johannesburg education institutes worth mentioning includes the well-known St Stithians College in Sandton, the University of the Witwatersrand and the University of Johannesburg, King David Schools, St Mary's School in Waverley and St Andrews School for Girls.

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Outbound & Inbound Travel From Joburg

There are two airports that serve Johannesburg: the privately owned Lanseria International Airport (HLA) just north of Randburg and Sandton; and Africa's biggest and busiest airport situated in Kempton Park, O.R.Tambo International Airport (JNB). Both airports offer domestic and regional flights throughout the country, while O.R. Tambo International Airport caters to international flights across the global. Not only do these airports offer flights to any dream destination in the world, but they also provide travelers with car hire, hotels, restaurants, stores and much more. You can also explore the country by taking a scenic train ride with the Shosholoza Meyl or catching a Greyhound bus.

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Hotels & Accommodation

Johannesburg is always bustling with international travelers, tourists and businessmen from all over the world. And let's not forget our local visitors who are looking for a quick escape from the rush of everyday living. With this in mind, the city offers a wide selection of hotels and accommodation options that'll suit every need, occasion, and pocket. If you're looking to go all out when visiting trendy and vibrant Sandton, why not book a stay at the stunning five-star Michelangelo Hotel on West Street? Want to explore Johannesburg Central and experience inner city living? Visit the funky hostel, Curiocity Joburg in Jeppestown, and stay in one of their hip dorms or private rooms. There's also the contemporary Once In Joburg 'poshtel' right in the middle of town, surrounded by an eclectic selection of restaurants, shops, entertainment and much more.

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Conference Centres

Business makes the world go round, which is why Joburg is full of conferencing venues to ensure that you host productive meetings with your delegates, effortlessly and seamlessly. Looking for something in the middle of the richest square mile in Africa? The Sandton Convention Centre is just the place, not only offering the best in the business but also business breakfasts to treat your guests! And for a space that's not too close but not too far away from all the busy business hubs of the city, why not visit trendy Rosebank, bustling Bedfordview, or even central Randburg, all full of unique restaurants and hotels ideal for your next meeting.

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Municipal Services

To ensure that the city keeps running like a well-oiled machine, visitors and locals will be able to find municipal services scattered throughout Joburg and beyond to ensure that they can get all of their administrative concerns taken care of, as well as their well being, safety and health. From SARS offices and SAPS, to Traffic Departments, Home Affairs, public clinics and fire departments, Johannesburg has everything covered. You can find many various branches located in all major suburbs in the city, ensuring convenience and ease of access.

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Property In Johannesburg

Planning on making your stay in the city a little more permanent? As in moving to the the bustling and beautiful city of Johannesburg? If you're ready to take the plunge, the city offers a wide variety of property options for you to view, explore and perhaps even buy or rent. There are many homes, flats in complexes, and apartments and bachelor pads available in Joburg, you'll certainly feel spoilt for choice. All you have to do is research which areas you'd consider living in (keeping in mind where you work in the city, what you're willing to spend on petrol while commuting, and entertainment hubs), your budget and what you're looking for in a space to call your own.

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Looking for a new job? You've come to the right city! Joburg is full of exciting opportunities for those who want to start their career or are simply looking on broadening their horizons with a brand-new venture. Part time work, full time 8 to 5 jobs, and everything else in between, you're bound to find the perfect fit in the city of Joburg. So, get that CV ready and apply for amazing work opportunities in one of the busiest and fast-paced cities in South Africa.

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We'll be celebrating Father's Day a little differently this year, but these experience gifts will give him something amazing to look forward to once this lockdown comes to an end. We went in search of a few awesome experience gift ideas for every kind of dad. These vouchers are valid for up to three years depending on where you purchase from, so there's no rush to use these experiences (especially during the pandemic).

Please note: Experience gift prices are subject to change at any given time. These product prices were correct at the time of writing (June 2020). 

For Dads Who Love Cars

BMW Off-Road Experience

Is Dad a huge BMW fan? Does he love the thrill of off-road driving in the great outdoors? Then head over to Celestial Gifts and purchase the BMW Off-Road Experience. He will definitely get a good thrill out of this exciting adventure at the BMW X Lifestyle Park in Waterfall, Midrand.

Let Dad test the X-series BMW's abilities on a controlled 1.3 km off-road track under the watchful eye of seasoned instructors. The experience costs R2 340* and the e-voucher is instantly sent to your desired email address upon payment. Click here to find out more about this thrilling experience.

BMW Defensive Driving Course

Sure, Dad is a great driver. He has been doing it for many years. Longer than you've been alive. But why not sharpen his driving skills and reflexes with an adrenaline packed BMW Defensive Driving Course? Not only is this experience an exciting training program which expands driving knowledge and teaches how to keep your vehicle superbly under control in a variety of situations, but it's also loads of fun!

This course takes place at Zwartkops Raceway over a six week period, after which Dad will be presented with a certificate once passed. Click here to get this experience gift voucher at R2 100*.

Supercar Driving Experience

Perhaps Dad would love to experience what it feels like to drive an Audi R8, Lamborghini Gallardo, Ferrari 430, Nissan GTR or Porsche GT3? Get him a Supercar Driving Experience and let him take his pick from a fleet of amazing supercars. Once he is inside the car, the instructor will talk him through the controls as well as track etiquette. Once that's all covered, he can start the engine and drive three laps around the track. That's plenty of time to get a feel for the car, feel the power at the pedal and appreciate the superb handling and plush interior.

Keep in mind there are no more 2020 dates available for the Zwartkops Raceway, but dates for the 2021 season are expected towards the end of 2020, so keep an eye out. You can get this experience from Experience Days for R2 999*.

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For Dads Who Like Adventure

Zip Lining Adventure

There is only one way to get the best views of the Muningi Gorge, and that's by going on a breathtaking zipline adventure! This two-hour thrilling experience covers four slices crossing over the gorge, giving Dad the chance to get the best views imaginable while also getting that adrenaline pumping! And to ensure his utmost safety while he flies through the sky 75m above the ground, professional guides lead the way.

Click here and get this exciting experience for R595 per person*. Why not make it a great family outing for all to enjoy and experience with Dad?

Quad Biking Experience

Does Dad love nature and getting outdoors? Then why not plan an exciting two-hour quad biking trek through the bushveld? Don't forget to keep an eye out for all the local wildlife, which includes zebra, kudu, wildebeest and more. Also, don't forget the camera and sunscreen! Dad (and yourself if you want to make it a fun day out with him) will cover about 25km of game farm during his experience, led by professional instructors and guides.

Sounds like something your dad would love? Click here and buy this experience gift for R850 per person*.

Archery Experience For Two

Spend some quality time with Dad while trying your hand at archery. This is the perfect opportunity to learn something new and get a little competitive with the old man. For one full hour, you and Dad will learn how to recurve bows, all taught and shown to you by the professional instructors. They'll also let you in on a few secrets and tips to hit the target every time.

Click here to get this one-hour archery experience with Dad for R440 per duo*.

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A Few More Ideas For Good Measure

Tiger Moth Vintage Flight At The Rand Airport

This is definitely considered a once-in-a-lifetime experience that Dad will never forget, especially if he is a big history fan. Treat Dad to an amazing scenic flight over Gauteng in a vintage WWII aircraft. Taking off from the Rand Airport, take to the skies in a Tiger Moth and see the world as the World War II aviators did. And to complete the experience, Dad will be geared up in a leather helmet and flying goggles.

With this gift voucher, keep in mind that all flights are subject to ideal weather and the availability of pilots and aircraft. Please inquire before purchase to avoid disappointment. Click here to purchase this experience at R5 999 per person*.

The Ultimate Grooming Experience At Hines & Harley 

Send Dad off for a relaxing pamper session at Hines & Harley with their range of treatments developed especially for men. He'll spend his grooming experience sipping on a complimentary whiskey or cold-drip coffee while enjoying a selection of treatments for his hair, beard, face, hands and feet. This Full House package includes a facial, a shave, haircut, a man-icure and a sports pedicure.

This experience gift will cost R1 585 per person* and can be redeemed at Hines & Harley in Parktown North once the lockdown restrictions ease off. Click here to get your gift voucher now.

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Why Shop Black Friday Travel Deals With kulula.com

Travelling to your dream destination has gotten even more affordable with incredible Black Friday flight deals and massive holiday savings on kulula.com.

Originally an American shopping tradition, Black Friday is observed a day after Thanksgiving, to mark the start of the holiday shopping season. Today, Black Friday is one of the biggest and busiest shopping events of the year, falling on the 29th of November this year and extending to Cyber Monday and Travel Tuesday.

As shoppers prepare to snap up bargains on a wide range of consumables and expensive items, here’s why you should consider travel on Black Friday.

Sign up to their newsletter today and be the first to receive their exciting Black Friday offers!

Create Lasting Memories

They say that the best things in life are the people you love, the places you’ve seen and the wonderful memories you’ve made along the way. And with travel, you can create and relive many of life’s greatest moments - reconnect with family and loved ones from far and wide, enjoy an epic honeymoon that you’ll talk about forever or embark on a travel adventure to the unknown, cherishing your favourite holiday memories with a collection of souvenirs. Whatever the occasion, Black Friday is the perfect time to treat yourself or a loved one to an unforgettable travel experience at a steal.


Relax & Destress

Stuck in a rut? Having a rough year? Need a holiday that won’t break the bank? With Black Friday travel bargains, you can afford to enjoy some well-deserved travel therapy and downtime to escape the pressures of daily life. And if you're not ready to travel just yet, save your purchased weekend getaway or longer vacations for the moments you need them most! That way, you take full advantage of the Black Friday travel savings.


Travel More For Less

If you’re a frequent traveller that jet sets for business or leisure, you’ll want more bang for your buck this Black Friday by spending less money on your scheduled trips. And better yet, with kulula Black Friday discounts, you’ll be able to fit in more travel for a whole lot less. That means ticking more destinations, experiences and hidden gems off your bucket list.

How To Snag The Best Black Friday Travel Deal

To know if you’re getting the best out of Black Friday and how to avoid missing out on kulula's splurge-worthy travel deals, check out these tips.

Stay Connected

This kulula Black Friday is bound to be bigger than ever and the best travel deals are likely to be snatched first. If you find nothing as disappointing as a sold-out deal, be the first in line to receive their exciting offers by subscribing to kulula's newsletter. Get updates on the latest Black Friday developments by following them on any of their social platforms - Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Choose The Right Travel Options

Whether you’re travelling locally or globally, be sure to choose the best travel options that cater to your needs. Consider everything you would need for your trip – how you’ll get to your destination, how you’ll move around and where to stay. That way, you’ll be able to determine whether you’re really getting a good Black Friday travel deal. Planning a luxury or budget holiday for a set period? Then, consider shopping for a discounted holiday package. If you’re travelling for a short, indefinite period, rather book your flights, rental car and accommodation separately.

Stay Flexible When Planning Ahead

Scoring a great Black Friday travel deal requires a degree of flexibility and planning ahead of time. Know where to find the best deals in advance. At kulula, you won’t have to worry about shop-hopping in a panic for specific travel bargains when you can find great deals on all things travel, in one place. Prioritize your travel purchases with a list of essentials before the sale to reduce the hassle of not finding exactly what you need. To take maximum advantage of this budget-friendly occasion, be flexible with your travel dates to specific destinations and include holiday alternatives in your wishlist. That way you don’t miss out on great travel opportunities.

Set A Realistic Budget

With a wide range of deals available on Black Friday, you may feel tempted to overspend and splurge on items you don’t really need. Setting a budget is key to ensuring that you reap the benefits of Black Friday savings. So if you’re wanting to avoid a financial pinch further down the line, define the maximum amount of money you want to spend on travel essentials by researching travel costs ahead of time.


Shop Online

Avoid Black Friday stampedes and get a head start to Cyber Monday by shopping online. With discounts at your fingertips, you get to snatch the best travel deals in the comfort of your home or office, without taking the day off. At kulula, you’ll get even more than you bargained for when you shop Black Friday deals online. They offer a variety of safe and secure ways to pay online, making it even easier to get your hands on some great offers.


Have A Game Plan On Black Friday

Ready, set, book — Black Friday is here! And if you snooze, fumble or stumble on the big day, deals on your favourite travel items could quickly disappear. But, you can cut through all the chaos with a savvy Black Friday game plan by setting email and social media notifications, alerts and alarms the night before the big sale, bookmarking kulula, making sure you have enough funds to purchase what you need and keeping calm.

Turn your travel dreams into a reality with kulula. And with their Black Friday discounts on travel and holidays, you can create many more of life’s greatest moments that will last you a lifetime.

For More Information

For more information about kulula and their amazing travel deals, visit www.kulula.com.

You can also contact them on 0861 KULULA or 0861 58 58 52.

Don't forget to follow and like them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to get updates on the latest Black Friday developments.

Enjoy The School Holidays On A Tropical Island!

Forget watching your kids spend the next two weeks of school holidays indoors, lazing on the couch, and playing video games day in and day out. Rather make these autumn school holidays as exciting as possible for them (and you) – Flight Centre is offering unbeatable last minute deals on Mauritius and Zanzibar holidays for March. It is March Madness season after all! You can expect the best rates, a wide range of affordable packages, exclusive discounts and big savings. Don't miss out!

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Vacay In Magnificent Mauritius!

Deal #1: Fly with Air Mauritius & Save!

For some of the best flight deals from Johannesburg to Mauritius, be sure to book your return ticket with Flight Centre! Save big bucks when booking your economy class flights for any of these dates:

Book now and only pay from R 6 490* per person return.

Click here to find out more about this offer.

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Deal #2: Relax at Life in Blue Azuri Residences

From just R 15 130* per person, you and your family can enjoy a tropical escape at the 4-star Life in Blue Azuri Residences, located on North-Eastern coast of this beautiful island. This deal includes seven nights' accommodation in a two bedroom apartment on a room only basis, return flights from Johannesburg, approximate taxes, and return seat in coach transfers. Don't forget to explore and experience everything this side of the island has to offer at Azuri Village.

Travel dates: Selected departures

Click here to find out more about this offer.

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Deal #3: Escape To Le Meridien Ile Maurice

At the edge of sparkling ivory sands on the north west coast of the island in the bay of Pointe aux Piments, you'll find the enchanting Le Meridien Ile Maurice. From R 19 250* per person, you and your family can enjoy a well-deserved break complete with seven nights' accommodation at this 4-star resort, breakfast and dinner daily, return flights from Johannesburg, approximate taxes and return seat in coach transfers. Make the most of your stay by exploring the collection of restaurants and bars available in the area, and enjoying an infinite choice of activities and sports such as spa or diving.

Travel dates: Selected departures

Click here to find out more about this offer.

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Deal #4: Visit Beautiful Riu Creole

At Hotel Riu Creole, you and your family will find everything you need for an unforgettable stay, such as free WiFi, a varied gastronomic offer and fun entertainment programmes to help you enjoy your holiday to the utmost. From R 22 240* per person, this package deal includes seven nights' accommodation at the 4-star hotel, all meals and selected drinks included, return flights from Johannesburg, approximate taxes and return seats in coach transfers.

Travel dates: Selected departures

Click here to find out more about this offer.

For More Information

For more information about Flight Centre's March Madness Deals, visit www.flightcentre.co.za. You can also contact them on 0877 40 5016.

Don't forget to give them a follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up-to-date with their latest offers, specials, deals and news.

WIN A Trip To Disneyland® Paris!

Air France is giving one lucky family the chance to WIN a magical trip for four to Disneyland® Paris!

The Disneyland® Paris prize for a lucky family of four includes:

How To Enter

Simply answer five questions in their quiz app correctly to be placed into a lucky draw!

Enter here from 23 - 30 November 2017 & stand the chance of winning this fantastic prize.

Find out more about the competition here.

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There Are Also Runner-Up Prizes From Toy Kingdom

Air France has also partnered with Toy Kingdom, Africa’s most loved toy store. Each of their stores is a fantasy wonderland that's home to princes and princesses, noble knights and beautiful maidens, fashionista dolls and toy soldiers, fairies and gnomes, adventure-seeking explorers and humble heroes. Here, imagination comes to life.

Toy Kingdom have generously offered the second and third place prizes consisting of the following:

To see what's in store at this toy wonderland, visit www.toykingdom.co.za.

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What To Expect At Disneyland® Paris - The Happiest Place On The Planet

Disneyland® Paris is where all your dreams come true! There will be plenty in store for you to do when you visit the happiest place on the planet. Some attractions include:

Disney Illuminations

Gaze in awe at Sleeping Beauty Castle as Mickey leads you through a dazzling Disney Illuminations extravaganza. Magnificent fireworks, incredible light projections and stunning special effects bring classic Disney tales and new stories to life, including Star Wars, Frozen and Pirates of the Caribbean.

Disney Stars on Parade

March your little showstoppers to Disneyland® Park for Disney Stars on Parade. Jump for joy as Mickey and friends glide by on fabulous new floats, including a fire-breathing dragon, that tell Disney stories like never before.

To find out more about what awaits you at Disneyland® Paris, visit www.disneylandparis.com.

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For More Information

For more information about Air France and flights available, call 0861 340 340, email [email protected], or visit the website at www.airfrance.co.za.

Also, check them out on Facebook or Twitter.

Celebrate 100 Years With KLM

2019 is a big year for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. This year, the airline celebrates a century as one of the leading brands in the international aviation industry. Founded on 07 October 1919, KLM is the world's oldest operating airline still flying under its original name.

KLM’s journey into South Africa started 81 years ago, when KLM first took off from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport for Johannesburg in 1938. The journey took a staggering three days to complete.

Today, KLM remains one of the most efficient ways to fly from South Africa to Northern Europe and beyond. KLM now has a daily flight from Amsterdam to Johannesburg and Cape Town operated with a Boeing 777 aircraft.

KLM is immensely proud of the accomplishments they have achieved in the past and are now setting their sights on the next 100 years.

In celebration of this incredible milestone, KLM have some amazing deals to Europe, with departures from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Fares start from R7 765*, all inclusive and return. Selling until 18 October 2019, for travel until 19 June 2020. Conditions apply.

Here’s to creating even more memorable moments with KLM.

Tulips From Amsterdam

Why not take a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Amsterdam! From R8 976* per person - economy class, all inclusive, return - you'll get the opportunity to explore the artistic heritage, history, beauty and elaborate canal system that the Netherlands’ capital has to offer. Don't forget to visit all of the points of interest in the city, including the Museum District which houses the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum and the Stedelijk, if you're looking to admire some art; the Anne Frank House for a little bit of history; and the Royal Palace Amsterdam for stunning architecture. Cycling is a big part of the city’s character, and there are many bike paths for you to explore and enjoy.

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London Calling

From R8 198* per person - economy class, all inclusive, return - fly to London and experience the ways of the British. Get the best views of the city from the Coca-Cola London Eye; admire the architectural beauty of Big Ben (keep in mind, it's closed for renovation until 2021); suss out the interesting British Museum; and watch the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace. Also, don't forget to visit Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Borough Market and Hyde Park. There's plenty to see and do in this lively city.

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Dublin Sky

From R7 772* per person - economy class, all inclusive, return - you can party like the Irish in Dublin. Drink beer, be merry and go on an adventure like no other. Take a Walk over Ha’penny Bridge; travel back in time and admire the architecture at Dublin Castle; snap a selfie with The Spire of Dublin; and make sure you visit the Guinness Storehouse Factory! And since we did mention to party like the Irish, head to The Temple Bar and mingle with the locals.

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Fare Conditions

For More Information

For more information about KLM and their flights or to book, visit www.klm.co.za or call 0860 247 747.

Also, follow them on Facebook to stay informed on the latest KLM news, offers, updates and more.

What Is It?

Planning your next holiday has never been easier. Unlike previous years, Flight Centre Travel Group’s tenth annual Travel Expo is popping up nationwide with unmissable travel deals available at all 121 Flight Centre and Cruiseabout stores across the country.

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In response to requests by customers to make deals more accessible to all South Africans and not just those living in Johannesburg who visit the Travel Expo in Joburg every year, “we’ve inspired a new Travel Expo concept to make it easier for them to benefit from over 500 unbeatable deals in-store or book flights online”, says Andrew Stark, Flight Centre Travel Group Managing Director, Middle East and Africa.

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“We’ve had a number of enquiries regarding tickets for the Travel Expo and we’d like to reiterate that the Expo will not be taking place at one venue only. Instead, all the Travel Expo deals will now be available at every Flight Centre and Cruiseabout store across the country. This means there is no admission fee or the need to book tickets. Simply walk into your nearest store on the Expo weekend and get chatting to your local Flight Centre expert”, says Stark.

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This year’s highly-charged event will run for three days and matches travel enthusiasts with over 500 exclusive deals that are only accessible at Flight Centre and Cruiseabout stores. Flight deals will be available online.

Follow Flight Centre and Cruiseabout on social media and listen to your favourite radio stations (947, Jacaranda, Hot 91.9FM, Kfm and East Coast Radio) for competition details.

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When Is It?

Friday, 28 February 2020 – Sunday, 01 March 2020.

Where Is It?

The Travel Expo has moved to Flight Centre and Cruiseabout stores nationwide.

Now, you’ll be able to attend the Expo wherever you are – Joburg, Cape Town, Durban and beyond. Find your nearest Flight Centre branch here and your nearest Cruiseabout branch here

How Much Is It?

This year, you won’t need tickets or pay an entry fee to enjoy Travel Expo’s famous deals.

Just walk into any Flight Centre or Cruiseabout store for unbeatable travel packages.

For More Information

For more information about the Travel Expo 2020, visit their website at www.travelexpo.co.za.

Also, visit www.flightcentre.co.za and www.cruiseabout.co.za.

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A Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience In Business Class With Air France

Flying Business Class on Air France is seriously a once-in-lifetime experience!  Even more so now that they are gradually fitting their aircraft with the BEST product. On the Johannesburg route, you can experience the BEST product on the Boeing 777-300.

This flight is operated three times per week on a Monday, Thursday and Friday on flight AF995 Johannesburg-Paris.  For the other days of the week, Air France operates the impressive Airbus A380.

Fares in Business Class to Europe starts from R29 407 for an all-inclusive return flight, and to North America, it starts from R40 284 all inclusive, return. From arriving at the airport to dining and sleeping on board, travelling in Business Class with Air France will ensure that you arrive at your destination relaxed and ready to take on the world.

If you want to know why you should book your next flight in Business Class, then keep reading to find out what you can expect from the moment you arrive at the airport to being in flight.

Click here for more about the BEST Business Class product

It All Starts At The Airport

Enjoy Air France’s exclusive services upon your arrival at the airport. C’est si bon (it’s so good) to feel pampered.

SkyPriority: Easy Access Every Step Of The Way

SkyPriority is your red carpet through the airport. The signs guide you from the door to your exclusive check-in area, or if you prefer, you may also choose to have an Air France team member accompany you through the airport. The interactive kiosk or a check-in counter allows you to decide how you want to check in.

Proceed to your cabin at your convenience using their exclusive boarding lines. You’ll receive priority access at every step of your journey from finding your seat, to stowing and collecting your baggage. Air France also provides interactive kiosks to make your connections as easy as possible. And at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport, their staff provide any assistance you may need.

Discover SkyPriority now.

Relax In Their Exceptional Lounges

Escape the hustle and bustle of the airport and take advantage of the relaxing atmosphere of their Business lounges, where staff are available to meet all your needs. You can discover the spaces and services available by scheduling a personalised visit. Whether you want to enjoy a refreshment, work, read the news, or simply just rest, their lounges are equipped to meet your every need.

Click here to find out more about their lounges around the world.


Experience Amazing Service On Board

For Air France, service à la française (French style) means making sure your trip is a pleasant and relaxing experience.

The Business Seat: Your Cocoon

You will love the contemporary design and subdued elegance of their Business seat - a graceful shape, padded upholstery, footrests, leather armrests, topstitching on the headrest, and metallic finishing touches. Every detail is designed to ensure your well-being, comfort, and privacy throughout your flight.

The seat becomes a helpful travel companion, adapting to meet all your needs. Need to work? How about some rest or sleep? Adjust the seat to the position that is right for you. The new Business seat represents their vision of the travel experience. Benefits include the following:

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The Art of Dining Aboard Air France

In the Business cabin, meal service is an absolute treat.  Discover their menu prepared by Michelin-starred grand chefs (great chefs), and savour prestigious French wines.

A Culinary Adventure

In the Business cabin, your culinary voyage begins with a glass of champagne. On flights departing from Paris, several ambassadors of French and international cuisine compete to wow you throughout your trip. During your meal, you will discover the creations of Michelin-starred chefs (great chefs) like Régis Marcon, Michel Roth, and Guy Martin. These chefs have prepared both savoury and sweet delicacies to delight your tastebuds - from aperitifs, appetisers, and hot dishes to cheeses, pastries, sorbets and fruits.

Discover fine dining with Air France.


For More Information

For more information about Air France and flights available, call 0861 340 340, email [email protected] or visit their website at www.airfrance.co.za.

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KLM Proudly Presents The Boeing 787 Dreamliner!

KLM has a new addition to their family – the Boeing 787 Dreamliner! The Dreamliner will start doing flights on the Cape Town route to Amsterdam as of 05 July 2016, and will operate seasonally and on select flights. This plane is one of the most advanced airplanes of its time, offering you as a passenger top-level quality and comfort, making your travels and arrival at your destination a relaxing experience.

Experience the new way of flying by booking your flight with KLM now! They have amazing deals that will take you to plenty of stunning destinations across the world, including Amsterdam, Paris, New York, and the Spanish paradise of Barcelona! Click here to see what other destinations await.

Au Revoir Cape Town, Bonjour Paris!

Just imagine walking the streets of Paris, sipping a cup of coffee at one of the street side cafés, visiting all of the historic sites, and taking in the breathtaking views from the top of the Eiffel Tower. Does this sound like a dream come true? Then look no further. From R9 106 for an all-inclusive return flight, you can fly over to Paris and enjoy everything this city has to offer!

Book now.

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Experience And Explore Amsterdam

Always wanted to go on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Netherlands Capital, Amsterdam? From R9 438 for an all-inclusive flight, you can fly to Amsterdam and take in all of its stunning and historic sites, such as the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House, Vondelpark, and Dam Square. And if you are an art lover, be sure to view intriguing modern art at the Stedelijk Museum.

Book now.

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Experience City Life In New York

From R14 587 for an all-inclusive flight, plan a trip to one of the biggest cities in the world, New York! Check out all the sites that you have only seen in the movies, including a leisurely stroll through Central Park, the flashing lights in Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, and looking up into the sky to see the top of the majestic, 102-story skyscraper, The Empire State Building.

Book now.

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Brush Up On your Spanish In Barcelona

From vibrant street life and delicious cuisine, to quirky art and its medieval history, Barcelona in Spain is just the city to visit if you are looking to experience something truly spectacular! From R8 148 for an all-inclusive flight, visit this enchanting seaside city and enjoy all of its stunning sites including the Gothic Quarter, the La Rambla market, the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc, and Casa Milà for some architectural delight.

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For More Information

For more information about KLM and flights available, call 0860 247 747, email [email protected], or visit their website at www.klm.co.za.

Also, check them out on Facebook.

With flights to Amsterdam, London, The Big Apple, sunny Athens, and onwards to the rest of the world, KLM has amazing offers from their Let’sGO Summer Sale to keep the cold at bay and your summer going on for longer. Take your pick from nine destinations, all leaving from Johannesburg. So, what are you waiting for? Book your ticket, pack your bags, and enjoy a memorable trip abroad!

Off To London!

If you are planning a trip to London, then be sure to book your flight with KLM! From R9 379 for an all-inclusive flight, travel to London for a well-deserved getaway and experience everything this city has to offer. Once you are there, don’t miss the opportunity to get a bird’s eye view of the city from the London Eye, viewing the River Thames, the spectacular Tower Bridge and Buckingham Palace.

Book now.

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Head To Amsterdam

Always wanted to plan an once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Netherlands Capital, Amsterdam? From R8 496 for an all-inclusive flight, you can fly to Amsterdam and take in all off its stunning and historic sites, such as the Van Gogh Museum, the Anne Frank House, Vondelpark, and the Dam Square. And if you are an art lover, be sure to view intriguing modern art at the Stedelijk.

Book now.

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Experience The Hustle And Bustle Of New York!

From R11 955 for an all-inclusive flight, plan a trip to one of the biggest cities in the world, New York! Check out all of the sites that you have only seen in the movies, including a leisurely stroll through Central Park, the flashing lights in Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, and looking up into the sky to see the top of the majestic, 102-story skyscraper, The Empire State Building.

Book now.

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Enjoy A Greek Holiday In Athens

One of the world’s oldest cities in the world, Athens is just the place if you are looking to explore an abundance of historical sites dating back to the fifth century! From R7 999 for an all-inclusive flight, fly over to Athens and take your pick from viewing the Acropolis of Athens, the Parthenon, and for those of you who want to learn a little more about the city, the Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum.

Book now.

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To find out about these offers and more, or to book your trip, click here to view their Let’sGO Summer! Deals. These offers are valid for travel until 31 August 2016 and for sales until 07 June 2016.


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For More Information

For more information about KLM and flights available, call 0860 247 747, email [email protected]or visit their website at www.klm.co.za.

Also, check them out on Facebook.